Emergency Response

Update: Vanuatu Cyclone Response

View image | gettyimages.com Direct Relief’s Emergency Preparedness and Response Manager Gordon Willcock is in Vanuatu conducting assessments after Category 5 Tropical […]

Aid Bound for Chile Following Wildfire Near Port Cities

View image | gettyimages.com A shipment of medical supplies is headed to Chile in response to a wildfire that burned near the […]

Tropical Cyclone Pam: Medical Needs Assessment Underway

Tropical Cyclone Pam Monitored on Direct Relief Hurricane Map

Vanuatu, Kiribati, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands, and Fiji Cyclone Pam, which barreled across the central and southern islands of Vanuatu this week, […]

Cyclone Pam: Responding to Medical Needs in the South Pacific

View image | gettyimages.com Direct Relief’s Emergency Response Team continues to reach out to partner organizations in the South Pacific following the […]

Category Five Cyclone Pam Barrels Across Pacific

Tropical Cyclone Pam Monitored on Direct Relief Hurricane Map

Barreling across the South Pacific, category five Tropical Cyclone Pam is due to pass east of Vanuatu’s capital, Port Vila, in the […]

How Japan Relief Efforts Four Years Ago are Helping Fight Ebola Today

Four years ago, the magnitude 9.0 Tohoku Earthquake and subsequent tsunami and nuclear disaster battered northern Japan on March 11, killing more […]